The Office of Research and Innovation welcomes the opportunity for researchers to bring their clinical trials to Mercy Health. Before you get started, please contact Susan Hoppough, the Executive Director of The Office of Research and Innovation, at 616-685-5206. The Executive Director will provide you with guidance that relates specifically to your project.
There are educational requirements that are required before you submit your application to our Institutional Review Board (IRB).You will need to submit an application for the proposed project to Mercy Health's IRB prior to any study activity taking place. Please follow the guidelines for submission of research to the IRB for review. Please also follow the guidelines for conducting research responsibly while utilizing Mercy Health as your research site. We look forward to working with you to ensure your research is successful.
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